YMCA Fox Cities inclusive and adaptive recreation

Recreation for All: Inclusive and Adaptive Recreation

Have you ever been picked last for the team? Or felt like there wasn’t a place for you? For thousands of Fox Valley residents this is an everyday occurrence. While you might think nothing of going to the local pool or signing up for soccer league, these...
Things to do in August

31 Things to Do in August!

July flew by and we're ready to close out the summer with loads of fun this August! Here is a list of things to do this month that are FREE or inexpensive for your family. Try one of these awesome campfire treats camp...
Unison Credit Union

Join us for family fun at Unison Credit Union’s Splish Splash Bash during July!

Unison Credit Union is showing its appreciation to our Fox Valley and Green Bay communities while celebrating the season by hosting new and returning family-focused events at local pools and parks across Northeast Wisconsin! Unison’s Splish Splash Bash...
First Impressions healthy snacks

First Impressions Snack Guide

When you reach for a snack, how much thought do you give to your dental health? First Impressions recommends planning snack times to include more foods that won’t cause cavities and fewer foods that cause cavities easily. Read on to help navigate tooth-friendly snacking!
Badger Sports Park appleton

Weeknight Specials at Badger Sports Park

Weeknights can be rough. Particularly in the dead of winter in Northeast Wisconsin. Badger Sports Park has specials every night of the week to let you shake things up, have a little family fun, and eat some of the best pizza around. All nearby and at seriously budget-friendly prices. Take...
home birth

Considering Home Birth

Certified Professional Midwife, licensed in Wisconsin, Anja Farin has been serving families in Northeast Wisconsin since 1997. Anja shares with us what the top three worries newly pregnant families have when considering a home birth – complications, pain management and clean up. 1. Complications Considering and preparing for the potential complications...
host family

Become a Host Family – Enriching Lives by Breaking Down Walls

We are always being told to look at things from a new perspective. It is an essential part of resolving conflict, a way to finding solutions to difficult problems. Who hasn’t been asked to ‘think outside of the box’, right? By opening our minds to different approaches and understanding...
Classical School Appleton

Learn more about the Appleton Classical School, an AASD Charter School

Classical School, a tuition-free kindergarten through 8th grade charter school in the Appleton Area School District, is hosting informational sessions for parents of prospective students on Wednesdays, December 12, 2018; January 9, 2019; and February 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm. Each session will include a presentation, time for questions,...
luv 2 play

Luv 2 Play – Appleton’s Fun Spot!

Have you checked out the fun at Luv 2 Play in Appleton?! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pE0CB3Ub3O4 Luv 2 Play 4938 Integrity Way Appleton, WI 54913 luv2play.com/appleton/ Play Hours Monday-Thursday: 9am-8pm Friday-Saturday: 9am-9pm Sunday: 10am-6pm Luv 2 Play Information Admission Parents, Babies under 6 months, and Siblings over 13: FREE Under 12 months with a Paid Sibling: FREE Monday - Thursday 6 months -...
Dia de los Muertos

What is Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration?

Have you seen colorful sugar skulls and artwork depicting Dia de los Muertos? Do you wonder what this tradition and cultural holiday all meant? The Appleton Bilingual School shares with us some meaning behind this traditional celebration. Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead, is a celebration honoring...